How Full Is Your Bucket?
|Rating||:||4.53 (569 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||128 Pages|
When we're negative toward others, we use a dipper to remove from their buckets and diminish their positive outlook. The authors also underscore that our human interactions provide most of the joys or disappointments we receive from life. Clifton (coauthor of Now, Discover Your Strengths) and Rath suggest that we all have a bucket within us that needs to be filled with positive experiences, such as recognition or praise. All rights reserved. . While acknowledging that most lives have their share of misfortune, the authors also make clear that how misfortune affects individuals depends largely on their level of positive energy and confidence. The authors illustrate how this principle works in the areas of business and management, mar
Helpful, but slim on content First the positives:This book did alter the way I see the world and had an impact on the way I interact with people. My life has improved since I read this book because I am not my usual, negative self.Second, it has a clear message; be positive -- and your relationships will be stronger and you will be more effective in your interactions with people.However, the problem is that I finished this book in about two hours, because it's very short (few pages, few words per page, and many pages with little content). A. "Engaging others positively is essential." according to patricia creel. Engaging others positively is essential for success in life and on the job. Empowering others, bring out their best qualities allows us to have an overflowing bucket. It's a win win for everyone involved. Let's share positive engagement in all we do. This book was short and includes tools to help one become successful in filling theirs and others buckets.USPS, this is a must read!. "Choices and Simple Strategies to Boost Our Well-Being" according to Thomas M. Loarie. Best selling authors ("Strengths Finder 2.0") Tom Rath and Don Clifton continue to build on the late Donald Clifton (young Don's grandfather) work related to strategies for boosting well-being and success in the expanded anniversary edition of "How Full Is Your Bucket?"Clifton senior was a teacher of psychology at the University of Nebraska in the early 1950s when he noticed a problem: The field of psychology was based almost entirely on the study of what is wrong with people. So for the next five decades, he an
Organized around a simple metaphor of a dipper and a bucket, and grounded in 50 years of research, this book will show you how to greatly increase the positive moments in your work and your life -- while reducing the negative. How did you feel after your last interaction with another person? Did that person -- your spouse, best friend, coworker, or even a stranger -- "fill your bucket" by making you feel more positive? Or did that person "dip from your bucket," leaving you more negative than before? The #1 New York Times and #1 BusinessWeek bestseller, How Full Is Your Bucket? reveals how even the briefest interactions affect your relationships, productivity, health, and longevity. Filled with discoveries, powerful strategies, and engaging stories, How Full Is Your Bucket? is sure to inspire lasting changes and has all the makings of a timeless classic.